Fyodor Dostoyevsky Quotes

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Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: And with such fictions we are willing to ruin a human life! And with such fictions we are willing to ruin a human life!
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: I do not rebel against my God, I simply do not accept his world. I do not rebel against my God, I simply do not accept his world.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Low ceilings and tiny rooms cramp the soul and the mind. Low ceilings and tiny rooms cramp the soul and the mind.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Life is, and death is not at all Life is, and death is not at all
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Let us become servants in order to be leaders. Let us become servants in order to be leaders.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: In place of dialectics, life had arrived. In place of dialectics, life had arrived.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: he will certainly tell some lie to save appearances. he will certainly tell some lie to save appearances.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Who fears the wolf should never enter the forest. What? Who fears the wolf should never enter the forest. What?
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Life had stepped into the place of theory and something quite different would work itself out in his mind. Life had stepped into the place of theory and something quite different would work itself out in his mind.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: He could do nothing but twist his moustache, drink, and chatter the most inept nonsense that can possibly be imagined. He could do nothing but twist his moustache, drink, and chatter the most inept nonsense that can possibly be imagined.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: People are more persuaded than ever that they have perfect freedom, yet they have brought their freedom to us and laid it humbly at our feet. People are more persuaded than ever that they have perfect freedom, yet they have brought their freedom to us and laid it humbly at our feet.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Money is a kind of freedom that can be felt and heard; it is an inestimable treasure for a man entirely deprived of true liberty. Money is a kind of freedom that can be felt and heard; it is an inestimable treasure for a man entirely deprived of true liberty.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: I am too young and I've loved you too much. I am too young and I've loved you too much.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Do you understand, sir, do you understand what it means when you have absolutely nowhere to turn? Do you understand, sir, do you understand what it means when you have absolutely nowhere to turn?
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: I cannot understand why the world is arranged as it is. I cannot understand why the world is arranged as it is.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: In order to judge a man, one must first observe him more closely. In order to judge a man, one must first observe him more closely.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: But, gentlemen, whoever can pride himself on his diseases and even swagger over them? But, gentlemen, whoever can pride himself on his diseases and even swagger over them?
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: When God will chastise a man, He first of all deprives him of his reason ... When God will chastise a man, He first of all deprives him of his reason ...
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: I looked at her for three seconds, or five perhaps, with fearful hatred-that hate which is only a hair's-breath from love, from the maddest love! I looked at her for three seconds, or five perhaps, with fearful hatred-that hate which is only a hair's-breath from love, from the maddest love!
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: FYODOR MIKHAYLOVICH DOSTOYEVSKY was born in Moscow in 1821, the second of a physician's seven children. When FYODOR MIKHAYLOVICH DOSTOYEVSKY was born in Moscow in 1821, the second of a physician's seven children. When
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: In despair there are the most intense enjoyments, especially when one is acutely conscious of the hopelessness of one's position. In despair there are the most intense enjoyments, especially when one is acutely conscious of the hopelessness of one's position.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: In a word, many flattering things were said of them. But there was some criticism. People spoke with horror of the number of books they had read. In a word, many flattering things were said of them. But there was some criticism. People spoke with horror of the number of books they had read.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: And you and I had better go work on the land. I want to scrape the earth with my hands. And you and I had better go work on the land. I want to scrape the earth with my hands.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: I believed, I believe, I want to believe, and I will believe I believed, I believe, I want to believe, and I will believe
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: You ache with it all; and the more mysterious it is, the more you ache. You ache with it all; and the more mysterious it is, the more you ache.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: ( ... )man holds the remedy in his own hands, and lets everything go its own way, simply through cowardice- that is an axiom. ( ... )man holds the remedy in his own hands, and lets everything go its own way, simply through cowardice- that is an axiom.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: It was more difficult not tounderstand than to understand. It was more difficult not to
understand than to understand.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: For the idea was by no means so stupid as it seems nowthat it has failed ... (Everything seems stupid when it fails.) For the idea was by no means so stupid as it seems now
that it has failed ... (Everything seems stupid when it fails.)
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Pass on by us and forgive us our happiness Pass on by us and forgive us our happiness
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: It takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently. It takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: He had a distant sense that all this optimism was also morbid He had a distant sense that all this optimism was also morbid
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: For the whole world to vanish into thin air, or for me not to drink my tea? I say, let the world perish if I can always drink my tea. For the whole world to vanish into thin air, or for me not to drink my tea? I say, let the world perish if I can always drink my tea.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Oh I've plenty of time, my time is entirely my own. Oh I've plenty of time, my time is entirely my own.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: I was a coward and a slave. I say this without the slightest embarrassment. Every decent man of our age must be a coward and a slave. I was a coward and a slave. I say this without the slightest embarrassment. Every decent man of our age must be a coward and a slave.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: The greater the power, the more terrible its responsibility. The greater the power, the more terrible its responsibility.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: How good life is when one does something good and just! How good life is when one does something good and just!
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: I just said it for the beauty of the style. I just said it for the beauty of the style.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: very acutely conscious very acutely conscious
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: You don't need free will to determine that twice two is four. that's not what i call free will You don't need free will to determine that twice two is four. that's not what i call free will
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: For even those who have renounced Christianity and attack it still follow the Christian ideal. For even those who have renounced Christianity and attack it still follow the Christian ideal.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Heavy burdens are not for everyone, for some they are impossible ... These are my thoughts, if you need them so much. Heavy burdens are not for everyone, for some they are impossible ... These are my thoughts, if you need them so much.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Let me be accursed. Let me be vile and base, only let me kiss the hem of the veil in which my God is shrouded. Let me be accursed. Let me be vile and base, only let me kiss the hem of the veil in which my God is shrouded.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Reason is passion's slave, is it not? Reason is passion's slave, is it not?
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Father,' he asked, 'are rich people stronger than anyone else on earth?' 'Yes Ilusha,' I said, 'there are no people on earth stronger than the rich. Father,' he asked, 'are rich people stronger than anyone else on earth?' 'Yes Ilusha,' I said, 'there are no people on earth stronger than the rich.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: And yet I am convinced that man will never give up true suffering- that is, destruction and chaos. Why, suffering is the sole root of consciousness. And yet I am convinced that man will never give up true suffering- that is, destruction and chaos. Why, suffering is the sole root of consciousness.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Neither man nor nation can exist without a sublime idea. Neither man nor nation can exist without a sublime idea.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Indeed, precious memories may remain even of a bad home, if only the heart knows how to find what is precious. Indeed, precious memories may remain even of a bad home, if only the heart knows how to find what is precious.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: I don't need you to tell me I'm not well, though I don't really know what's wrong with me; I think I'm five times healthier than you are. I don't need you to tell me I'm not well, though I don't really know what's wrong with me; I think I'm five times healthier than you are.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Paper, they say, does not blush, but I assure you that it's not true and that it's blushing now just as I am blushing all over. Paper, they say, does not blush, but I assure you that it's not true and that it's blushing now just as I am blushing all over.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: And in fact I've noticed that faith always seems to be less in the daytime And in fact I've noticed that faith always seems to be less in the daytime
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: Man is bound to lie about himself Man is bound to lie about himself
Fyodor Dostoyevsky quotes: The prince says that the world will be saved by beauty! And I maintain that the reason he has such playful ideas is that he is in love. The prince says that the world will be saved by beauty! And I maintain that the reason he has such playful ideas is that he is in love.